Praise for RNW’s The Hague Trials Kenya from leading journalist

“An excellent initiative, easy to read and understand, offering an international take on current proceedings at the ICC” - Kenyan journalist John Allan Namu was full of praise for RNW’s interactive The Hague Trials Kenya platform.

Journalist working for RNW local partner killed in Syria

Mohammed Alqasim, 25, was about to ask his first question of a leading Syrian rebel commander when a rival group opened fire, shooting dead both the commander and Alqasim.


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